The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank - - 38
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - 3.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
LINQ
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
53 118 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 31.55% 43.54% 46.53%
Number of salaries quoted 40 106 88
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

LINQ
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Chester region.

LINQ Salary Trend in Chester

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (80.00%) WCF
4 7 (70.00%) Kanban
4 7 (70.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (70.00%) Moq
4 7 (70.00%) BDD
4 7 (70.00%) Games
4 7 (70.00%) Scrum
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (70.00%) TDD
4 7 (70.00%) NUnit
4 7 (70.00%) NHibernate
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (70.00%) Web Application Development
5 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) PHP
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) ActionScript
6 2 (20.00%) Flash
6 2 (20.00%) ActionScript 2.0
6 2 (20.00%) HTML5
7 1 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
7 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (10.00%) XML

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (70.00%) Moq
1 7 (70.00%) NUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (70.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
1 8 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) WCF
3 7 (70.00%) NHibernate
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) Flash
5 2 (20.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (10.00%) PhoneGap
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) Kanban
2 7 (70.00%) BDD
2 7 (70.00%) Scrum
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 7 (70.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) ActionScript
3 2 (20.00%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (10.00%) XAML
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL